新鲜事:三星公布“人造人”项目:类似真人,可以表达情感

三星公布“人造人”项目:类似真人,可以表达情感三星全新的神秘项目Neon终于揭开面纱。据悉,这种人形AI聊天机器人由三星技术和高级研究实验室(又名STAR Labs)开发。该公司将其Neon技术描述为“通过计算创建的虚拟人,其外观和行为类似于真实的人类,并具有表达情感和智慧的能力。”“Neon is like a new kind of life,” says STAR Labs CEO Pranav Mistry in the release. “There are millions of specie

2020-01-11 18:58:00

新鲜事:人造肉越来越火,但背后的金钱交易可能大过健康意义

人造肉越来越火,但背后的金钱交易可能大过健康意义素食肉的风潮如今越来越火,各大餐饮品牌也纷纷推出素食肉的产品。这当然得到了素食主义者的广泛叫好,也掀起了新的素食热。但是,你真的了解素食这一生活方式在营养方面的利与弊吗?你又是否知道,像这样的饮食变革,其实往往是金钱推动的政治活动呢?图片来源:图虫创意If you were to believe newspapers and dietary advice leaflets, you’d probably think that doctors and nutr

2020-01-10 18:48:00

新鲜事:美国肯德基频繁遭遇奇葩维权,警方也很头疼

美国肯德基频繁遭遇奇葩维权,警方也很头疼消费者的维权意识越来越强,这似乎是个好事。但是,现在有些维权行动好像也太离谱了。美国一女子仅仅因为觉得肯德基难吃就报警了,连警察都感到汗颜。图片来源:视觉中国A Wisconsin woman found her order at a local KFC finger-lickin’ bad — so she called the cops.威斯康星州的一名女子觉得自己在当地肯德基点的菜很难吃就报了警。The woman picked up a chicken sa

2020-01-10 18:48:00

新鲜事:小狗居然被绑架,绑匪还要求主人支付1000英镑

小狗居然被绑架,绑匪还要求主人支付1000英镑如今很多家庭都会养宠物,比如狗狗,并把他们视为家庭的一员。最近,就有一个狗主人在facebook上表示自己的宠物狗被盗,而且盗窃者居然以狗狗的性命作威胁勒索狗主人。华夫是六个月大的拉布拉多 图片来源:家庭照片The owner of a dog stolen at knifepoint has received a prank message saying her dog would be beheaded unless she paid £1,000.有个狗

2020-01-10 18:48:00

新鲜事:为了穿上梦寐以求的婚纱,新娘戒掉蛋糕,狂甩45公斤

为了穿上梦寐以求的婚纱,新娘戒掉蛋糕,狂甩45公斤你有想象过自己穿上婚纱的样子吗?但如果你不满意自己的身材,你看到自己穿婚纱的样子还会开心吗?有这样一位姑娘,作为准新娘的她为了穿上好看的婚纱,不再吃爱吃的蛋糕而改吃花椰菜,结果竟然瘦了将近45公斤!Katy Peters, from Bridgend in Wales, joined Slimming World and decided to swap Greggs for broccoli in a bid to reach her dream dres

2020-01-10 18:48:00

新鲜事:为给澳洲大火捐款,美国模特竟然网上卖裸照

为给澳洲大火捐款,美国模特竟然网上卖裸照毫无疑问,澳洲大火牵动了全世界的心。人们都希望用自己的方式来帮助解决这一问题。不过有些人的操作可能就让人看不太懂了。美国一模特为了给澳洲捐款,竟然公然在网上卖自己的裸照。据悉,这位模特的账号目前已经被封了。关心是好的,但也要用正确的方法啊。"I’m sending nudes to every person who donates at least $10 to any one of these fundraisers for the wildfires in A

2020-01-10 18:48:00

新鲜事:《星球大战》的尤达宝宝终于出周边了!

《星球大战》的尤达宝宝终于出周边了!星球大战的衍生剧《曼达洛人》一下就大结局了,感觉完全没有过足瘾。这部被戏称为“尤达宝宝秀”的剧成功让一堆人对星战系列路转粉,因为里面的那个尤达宝宝真是太萌了!好消息是,你现在不用日思夜盼苦等一年就能再次看到尤达宝宝,因为官方的周边终于出来了!Have you thought about Baby Yoda today? Probably. Have you thought about him enough? Never! 你今天想过尤达宝宝吗?也许想过。你对他的惦念够深

2020-01-04 19:32:00

新鲜事:马斯克的SpaceX又做奇怪的事情了,要把大麻送上太空

马斯克的SpaceX又做奇怪的事情了,要把大麻送上太空马斯克身边从来不缺新闻和怪事,这是一个脑袋似风的男子。他的特斯拉电动车算是做得锣鼓齐响,手上的民营航天公司SpaceX也搞得如火如荼,不过,最近SpaceX新干的事却让很多人觉得迷惑:往国际空间站送大麻???是那边要开Party啊???图片来源:视觉中国Last month, a SpaceX Dragon capsule docked with the International Space Station hauling nearly three

2020-01-04 19:32:00

新鲜事:哈里和梅根公布阿尔奇小王子的新年照片

哈里和梅根公布阿尔奇小王子的新年照片,真是太可爱了!所有人都对2020年的到来充满期待,英国王室也不例外。这不,在刚过去的新年里,哈里王子和梅根王妃就在Instagram上公布了阿尔奇小王子的最新照片,来庆祝新年的到来。照片中的小王子戴着毛毛球帽子,被爸爸抱在怀里,可爱到让人心都化了。On Tuesday, Harry and Meghan shared a year-end video featuring a sweet new photo of their nearly 8-month-old son

2020-01-04 19:32:00

新鲜事:单身女生发明“分手灯泡”!每当有人分手,它就会发亮

单身女生发明“分手灯泡”!每当有人分手,它就会发亮每到节假日,情侣们总是成双成对地出游玩耍,而单身人士则只能“独守空房”吃“狗粮”。最近一位单身的日本女性发明了一种灯泡装置,只有有人在社交媒体上宣布分手,这个灯就会亮起,这也着实让广大单身人士开心了一回。Japanese YouTuber Marina Fujiwara managed to put a smile on the faces of single people this holiday season with asmart light bul

2020-01-04 19:32:00

一词日历:伦敦地铁的新logo挺有意思

commission[kə'mɪʃ(ə)n] n. 委员会;委任London’s underground transit system, known as “The London Underground” or “The Tube,” started running in 1863. Its iconic symbol, a patriotically colored bar-and-circle roundel, was first plastered on the city’s subterrane

2019-12-31 18:59:00

一词日历:为什么女人的免疫病比男人多?

robust[rə(ʊ)'bʌst] adj. 强健的;坚实的,稳固的图片来源:视觉中国Newresearch on mice has found a possible explanation for why autoimmune diseases are more common in females, and it has to do with their extra X chromosome.对老鼠进行的一项新研究或许解释了自身免疫性疾病在女性中更常见的原因,而这可能与她们的另一条X染色体有关。Am

2019-12-31 18:59:00

Nike为穆斯林女性设计特殊的泳衣,卖得不错

wick[wɪk] v. 通过毛细作用带走In 2017, Nike’s Pro Hijab first became available on the global market. The moisture-wicking head covering made sports more comfortable and accessible for competitive female Muslim athletes, a group long overlooked by major athletic we

2019-12-29 18:28:00

麦当劳一顾客往店员脸上泼咖啡,被判3年徒刑

assault[ə'sɔːlt] v. 攻击;袭击图片来源:视觉中国McDonald's customer gets 3 years in prison for throwing hot coffee in drive-thru worker's face.一名麦当劳顾客将热咖啡泼到得来速汽车餐厅员工的脸上,被判入狱3年。An Ohio man was sentenced to three years in prison for throwing hot coffee at a McDonald’s

2019-12-28 18:42:00

更环保的墨水诞生了!不用石油,用海藻

algae[ˈældʒiː] n. 水藻,藻类Inks, paints, pigments, and dyes have come from the natural world for centuries. 数百年来,墨水、颜料、涂料和染料都来源于自然界。During the Renaissance, the gemstone lapis lazuli was ground down to make rich ultramarine blues and cochineal insects were use

2019-12-27 19:13:00

科学研究:抹茶粉能减肥?假的

fiction['fɪkʃ(ə)n] n. 小说;虚构;杜撰图片来源:视觉中国When you google "weight loss" the challenge to sort fact from fiction begins.当你开始谷歌“减肥”时,你就面临着从谎话中辨认真相的挑战。Matcha green tea powder claims to speed up weight loss, but let's see what the evidence says.据说,绿茶抹茶粉可以促进减

2019-12-26 18:33:00

科学家发明出新的人造皮肤,竟能自动愈合

repair[rɪ'peə] v. 修理;修补Artificial flesh is growing ever closer to the real thing. Scientists in Australia have now created a new jelly-like material which they claim has the strength and durability of actual skin, ligaments, or even bone.人造皮肤越来越像真的皮肤了。澳大

2019-12-25 20:07:00

神奇,在水果旁边放这一小包东西,就能保鲜更久

sachet['sæʃeɪ]  n. 小袋,香囊This tiny sachet the size of a sugar packet can be placed in a crate of fruit and it makes the produce last roughly three times longer than usual.在盛水果的箱子里放一小包东西就可以使水果的保质期比平时延长近两倍的时间,而这小一小包东西只有糖包那么大。The technology, from a startup c

2019-12-24 19:35:00

花400多块给苹果的无线耳机配绳套?

cord[kɔːd]  n. 细绳;索Retailers are selling $60 cords for Apple’s wireless Airpods.有零售商在出售用于苹果无线耳机Airpods的绳套,其售价为60美元。Back in the year 2016, we had no problems. Well, okay, that’s not true. We had some problems. But our headphones weren’t one of them. 在2016年

2019-12-23 20:59:00

肯德基第四次试图进入以色列,但仍不愿意适应习俗

kosher['kəʊʃə] adj. 符合犹太教规的图片来源:图虫创意The first branch of the new KFC chain will open in Nazareth this month; Negotiations are ongoing for more locations around the country.肯德基新连锁店的第一家分店将于本月在(以色列北部)拿撒勒开业;有关在以色列各地开设更多分店的商讨正在进行中。The beloved Kentucky Fried Ch

2019-12-22 18:55:00